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The People Behind Our Products: Duane Rice Wooden Bowls

The People Behind Our Products

The People Behind Our Products: Duane Rice Wooden Bowls

Duane Rice is a local maker supplying gorgeous one-of-a-kind wooden pieces to Olson House. He has even done custom pieces for some of the staff. His work is unique and yet looks seamless next to our Scandinavian sourced pieces. Read all about the genuine maker's woodworking process in this post!

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The People Behind Our Products: Normann Copenhagen Designer, Simon Legald

The People Behind Our Products: Normann Copenhagen Designer, Simon Legald

Normann Copenhagen is well established Danish company producing unique and functional products. We touched base with one of the brand's designers, Simon Legald, about his story and inspiration.

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The People Behind Our Products: Ken & Ruth Vonderberg Artwork

The People Behind Our Products

The People Behind Our Products: Ken & Ruth Vonderberg Artwork

Ken and Ruth Vonderberg are a talented artistic duo who work on their own unique pieces together in their home studio. They have invested so much time and skill in their retirement to their art. Olson House is honored to showcase and sell each of their pieces in our store.

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The People Behind our Products: Jim Maki Pen & Ink Artwork

The People Behind Our Products

The People Behind our Products: Jim Maki Pen & Ink Artwork

JIM MAKI is a talented artist and dear friend of Olson House.  He spent his career teaching art in the schools, which had him working with various mediums alongside his students every day, but it wasn't until retirement when he began to identify himself as an artist. His unique landscape pieces inspire tranquility and peace within our store.

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The People Behind Our Products: Intentional Grain Concrete Home Decor & Planters

The People Behind Our Products

The People Behind Our Products: Intentional Grain Concrete Home Decor & Planters

Through the close-knit interior design community in Milwaukee, shop owner Teresa met Amanda (also an interior designer by day). When she learned about Amanda's concrete art, it made such sense to have Intentional Grain as a contributing artist as her aesthetic is perfect for the store.

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